Library and Literacy

Hornby LibraryLIBRARY – Hornby Branch
1765 Sollans Rd
Hornby Island, BC V0R 1Z0




LibrarySchool Library
Located at the Hornby Island Community School
2100 Sollans Rd
Hornby Island, BC V0R 1Z0
Phone: 250-335-2125
Hours: Open during school hours, Monday – Thursday. Sometimes student programs and other activities are happening in the library.



Brainpickings for book reviews… See something of interest? Call the Hornby Library at 250-335-0044 to see if it’s in!

Teens on Tumblr The Teens page has useful links grouped under Homework Help, What to Read, and Your Life. eResearch tools (article databases, encyclopedias, etc.)

Zinio Free downloadable magazines (skateboarding, snowboarding, motorcycles, Seventeen, celebrity magazines plus many more areas of interest)

Freegal Free downloadable music from Sony Music Entertainment


Study Guides and strategies

Workplace strategies

Thinking, memorizing, test taking

Free Phonics Help with reading for all levels…

Literacy Resources in BC (provided by Decoda Literacy Solutions) 

Decoda Literacy Solutions: The New Provincial Literacy Organization. On Monday, May 30th, 2011, Literacy BC and 2010 Legacies Now launched the new provincial literacy organization Decoda Literacy Solutions.